JLG Jennifer Gruel, LPC

Licensed Professional Counselor

“I believe counseling provides the opportunity to establish strategies to shift perspectives, discover personal strengths and develop tools to grow and thrive despite the most challenging situations.”

Special Interests

Support with school issues, Anger, Anxiety, Behavioral issues, Parenting strategies and supports, Self-esteem, ADHD, Grief and loss, Family transitions, Family communication

Experience

• Therapist, Child & Family Psychological Services, 2018-Present
• Therapist, Summit Pointe, 2014-2018
• School Counselor, Pennfield Schools, 2011-2014
• Home-based Therapist, Family & Children Services, 2011
• School Counselor, Comstock Public Schools, 2008-2011
• Lead Supervisor, Family & Children Services, 2008
• Research Associate, CTAC, WMU, Headstart, 2007-2008
• Group Facilitator, Adventure Center, 2007-2014

Education

• M.A., Counseling & Education, Western Michigan University
• B.A., Communication Studies, University of Michigan